Job - QUALITY CONTROL AND SAFETY OFFICER
QUALITY CONTROL AND SAFETY OFFICER
Digital Energy Services , Lusaka, Zambia
Nationals Only

Our Client, a new player on the market dealing with alternative energy solutions seeks a Quality Control and Safety Officer whose main role will be to oversee power system and Low Voltage distribution network installations (performed by subcontractors and team members) and ensure that they are completed to an exacting level of quality, and with high safety standards adhered to at all times. Functions will be to document key steps and deliverables along the way to ensure that the work is completed on time, budget and to standard.Primary liaison between head office and the project site, relaying information on day-to-day progress, reporting on health and safety and relaying information on areas to improve the overall product.

Position Published
25 Feb 2019
Position Updated
25 Feb 2019
Applications Invited
76 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist Sent to Client
4 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
60% Complete
60%
25 Feb
22955
Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist Sent to Client
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
76 Applications
4 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
60% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Country Manager
Supervision Of
Team on Site
Interacts With
Site stakeholders and local authorities, clients etc.
Job Description
Reviewing project plans and specifications
Overseeing power system and LV distribution construction during installations on rural sites in Zambia for several weeks at a time.
Communicating system design revisions and fabrication requests to our power system provider
Monitoring project progress and site safety
Driving to installation sites for site visits, installations and periodic maintenance and troubleshooting
Liaising with site stakeholders (local authorities, clients etc.) prior to, and during, visits
Travel throughout Zambia and Southern Africa for site work and training
Liaising with Country Manager to ensure the correct materials are procured and installations for which you are responsible are completed successfully
Generating balance of materials required for installations
Completing all installation documentation including wiring diagrams, testing and commissioning sheets, installation reports, trip budgets, and expense reports
Properly utilizing internal systems (email, CRM, calendar, project planning tools) to maintain operational organization
Completing quarterly self-review and collaborate with management on training progress and goals
Candidate Specification
Experience
3 years
Education Level
Degree
Qualifications
A Bachelors degree in Engineering, project management or construction
Software
Highly computer literate
Equipment
Job related
Knowledge Of
Engineering or Construction, solar PV installations, microgrids, project management, LV electricity distribution, QC or health and safety
Skills To
Highly organized and strong attention to detail is essential
Ability To
Willingness to travel frequently to rural communities throughout Zambia, staying on-site for up to two weeks at a time.
Personality
Resourceful, hardworking and honest
Other
Candidate should possess a valid Drivers License.
Organisation
Industry
Digital Energy Services
Culture
A fast paced environment and dynamic
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 25 and 45 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Lusaka, Zambia
Nationals Only
Yes
Remuneration
Negotiable
Fringe Benefits
Competitive salary commensurate with experience and Vehicle/petrol allowance
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